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3 dead after shootout at Greenville auto dealership

3 dead after shootout at Greenville auto dealership

City officials said no Greenville police officers were involved or injured. A scuffle ensued in the office and Hutchinson was able to grab his weapon and began firing. Fidel Garcia and Gabriel Ber...

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NYPD sergeant who killed mentally ill woman is arrested

NYPD sergeant who killed mentally ill woman is arrested

A police sergeant was charged with murder Wednesday in the shooting of a 66-year-old mentally ill woman wielding a baseball bat, a death the mayor called tragic and unacceptable. He called the murder ...

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America's most misspelled words, according to Google

Zeigler, speller No. 168, is in the second group of spellers today. Will said he only "took a glance" at the study guide for words that would be used in the first onstage round. "What started as a q...

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin to speak at news briefing

Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin to speak at news briefing

The road to reforming Veterans Affairs is not paved with money but with legislation and better management, Secretary David Shulkin told reporters, listing issues such as failure to fire bad employee...

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Nearly Half Of Trump's 31 Million Twitter Followers Are Fake Accounts

US President Donald Trump comes second with at least 30.1 million followers on his personal Twitter handle. It came to this conclusion using a methodology that looks at each user's number of t...

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Trump is broadening his search for FBI director

One day after Flynn's resignation in February, the president dismissed other senior national security officials attending a meeting in the Oval Office to speak privately with Comey, The New York Time...

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Iowa's GOP senators say health care law repeal unlikely

On Tuesday morning, Trump tweeted: "The U.S. Senate should switch to 51 votes, immediately, and get Healthcare and tax cuts approved, fast and easy". Let's start here: Getting rid of the legislative...

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New video captures kayaker's close encounter with shark in California's Monterey Bay

The footage, which was filmed in March by a couple of witnesses, shows Brian Correiar , a certified scuba diver, having an unplanned encounter with a shark. This brush with a great white shark went a...

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Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

Senate moderates hold bipartisan health care talks

Collins and Cassidy said they expected the bipartisan lawmakers to meet again. According to Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), "The Republicans have literally locked the Democrats out of the negotiations...

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Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

So in December 1989, President George H.W. Bush sent American troops into Panama City to arrest Noriega - the last of several times that USA military forces have directly toppled a government in the...

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West Haven holds Memorial Day ceremony following parade cancellation

West Haven holds Memorial Day ceremony following parade cancellation

He and his sons sat on the side of Jefferson Avenue May 28 because he "just (wanted) to support the veterans. and of course (for) the candy". Jessica Reed added that her dad is a veteran and she com...

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Korea's new leader orders probe on US missile launchers

The deployment of the THAAD system by the US military agreed by the government of Moon's predecessor was a controversial issue in the May 10 presidential election and has infuriated China, North Ko...

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Giants catcher Buster Posey watched as Bryce Harper charged, punched his pitcher

Giants catcher Buster Posey watched as Bryce Harper charged, punched his pitcher

But that's conjecture, of which there is much, without a lot of evidence, of which there is only the act and its images, like Buster Posey opting out of the subsequent brawl, and Jeff Samardzija tak...

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Supreme Court will consider Ohio voter purge case

Supreme Court will consider Ohio voter purge case

Upon learning that the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear the case, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine released a statement that said he's "pleased the Supreme Court agreed with my arguments that th...

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PM Modi meets German Chancelor Angela Merkel at Schloss Meseberg

Speaking after a meeting with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi , she went out of her way to laud the South Asian country as a "reliable partner" on major projects and noted that India was worki...

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Cleveland fires 1 officer, suspends 2nd in Tamir Rice shooting

Officer Frank Garmback , who was driving the patrol vehicle the day of the shooting, will be suspended for 10 days. Tamir's mother, Samaria Rice, expressed mixed feelings about the discipline. Sama...

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Trump's son-in-law Kushner another piece of Russian puzzle

He has not played a diplomatic role for Putin, which prompted questions about why he was meeting with Kushner during the transition, according to the Times , which cited current and former officials ...

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Buster Posey explains why he stood back in Bryce Harper brawl

Buster Posey explains why he stood back in Bryce Harper brawl

As his teammates flew over the dugout railing, Bumgarner stayed put, perhaps because the left-hander is still recovering after injuring his pitching shoulder and ribs in a dirt biking accident in Apri...

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To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

Each year as Memorial Day arrives, a visit to many cemeteries will find an array of American flags decorating the grounds at numerous grave markers. "Everyone is more in tune with veterans, more so ...

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Thousands attend Memorial Day ceremony at WWI Museum

But it's hard, especially on Memorial Day where we actually honor those who have passed on. "Well I think that it had become more meaningful as I've gotten older and I think about some of the people...

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Lee homers, Terps oust top-seeded Nebraska 8-5 in Big Ten

Lee homers, Terps oust top-seeded Nebraska 8-5 in Big Ten

Micah Coffey had three hits, including a home run, for Minnesota. IN provided plenty of drama for the fans to get into it, between a home run off the wall, a questionable home plate call (explained ...

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7 tornadoes confirmed in Georgia

7 tornadoes confirmed in Georgia

Thunderstorms are expected to develop by late afternoon or early evening with very large hail (up to softballs) and strong straight-line winds (up to 80 mph) the main threats but a few tornadoes are p...

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Officials, families, veterans mark Memorial Day in Nevada

Officials, families, veterans mark Memorial Day in Nevada

Marcelle Bridgeman is a mother of a man in the Army Reserves and she says his safe return home is cause to show support for those who were not as lucky. "But these grounds are just as hallowed", Cebal...

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Merkel: Europe must stay united in face of ally uncertainty

Merkel said Europe's need to go it alone should be done "of course in friendship with the United States of America , in friendship with Great Britain and as good neighbors wherever that works". adm...

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Korea Tests Scud-class Ballistic Missile

Korea Tests Scud-class Ballistic Missile

Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said what appeared to be a North Korean ballistic missile fell within Japan's exclusive maritime economic zone. China pleaded again for dialogue on Mo...

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Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Award-winning sports writer Frank Deford dies at 78

Frank Deford's wife confirmed that he died on Sunday in Key West, Florida. It will be updated . "From the Super Bowl as Shakespeare to the Sports Curmudgeon, to his regular castigating of the NC...

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What's Left As Clock Ticks Down To End Texas Legislative Session?

What's Left As Clock Ticks Down To End Texas Legislative Session?

It is widely expected that Abbott will call lawmakers back into session for a short-turnaround meeting - possibly just a few days in duration - to pass a bill continuing the operations of the Texas M...

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North Korean missile tests 'recipe for a disaster': US Admiral Harris

Adm. Harry Harris Jr., who leads U.S. Pacific Command, cautioned against gloating over the fact the North still has work to do to miniaturize a nuclear warhead and ideal re-entry technology. Ahead of ...

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Navy parachutist dies during demonstration over Hudson River

The parachute of the team member, a Navy SEAL , failed to open properly and he landed in the Hudson River, the Navy said. CBS reported that the yellow parachute had somehow separated from the Seal...

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Anthony Weiner: Democratic congressman 'to plead guilty' to sexting a minor

Anthony appeared in court the morning of May 19, and he was seen crying hysterically as he confessed the crime. "I accept full responsibility for my conduct", he said in court , USA Today reported...

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